Merryfield Hall Riding School Series:
Younger children's pony series centring upon Amber and the riding school where she rides.
1) JUMPING BEANY
(WALKER PB 2004)
Reprinted by Walker
SUMMARY: It's Pony Day at the Riding School and, for the first time ever, Dad has promised to come and watch Amber jump! Everything will be perfect as long as Amber get can to ride her favourite pony Beany. But spoilt Donna wants to ride him too and she'll stop at nothing to get her own way….
2) SAVING OSCAR
(WALKER PB 2007)
SUMMARY: It's the first day of Pony Camp at Merryfield Hall Riding School. Amber has been looking forward to it for months! But that evening, she spots a pony in a neighbouring field, being bullied by a group of boys. Told that his owner no longer wants Oscar, and that in the morning he will be taken away and destroyed, Amber is horrified, and hatches a rescue plan. But can she keep him hidden long enough to find the owner and convince him to save Oscar?
3) RIDING HIGH
(WALKER PB 2008)
SUMMARY: Amber is on a pony trekking holiday in Wales but when another girl wants to spoil the holiday, Amber must save it from disaster.
4) STEALING EMERALD
(WALKER PB 2009)
SUMMARY: Amber and her friends are excited to hear that a middle-eastern princess will be visiting Merryfield Hall this summer. Unfortunately Princess Rana says she doesn't ride and helps out with stable duties instead. But Amber soon discovers that Rana is riding her own pony, Emerald, in secret, and is scared to tell her pushy parents for fear of failure. Amber persuades Rana to compete in the summer show. Will the princess succeed and prove to her parents that she can ride?
Paperback first editions. The first book was published in two different paperback editions. The series is all still in print and easy to find in the UK. In America, the first one can be bought new from Amazon. The others can be found reasonably easily second hand.